A few bowls

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Project by Roger posted 09-30-2010 08:21 PM 1075 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The mortar n pestal is osage orange. Walnut of coarse, and then cherry with a few burnt rings

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#1 posted 10-01-2010 12:42 AM

Nice. For a minute there looking at Pic 1 I thought those bowls were for smoking. :) I thought- now THERE’S a creative project. :)

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#2 posted 10-01-2010 04:42 AM

Very nice bowls. I love osage orange wood!

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#3 posted 10-01-2010 01:59 PM

I see what you mean rivergal. haha quick glance “smokin”

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#4 posted 10-01-2010 02:11 PM

That set has a beutiful finsh on it and I love the wood. It’s very well done.

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#5 posted 10-16-2010 04:25 PM

Some nice turnings Roger!

I really like the looks of the Osage Orange.

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#6 posted 10-17-2010 02:48 PM

Yep, Osage Orange is really kool. I made a mallet/hammer just fiddlin around quite a while ago. I’ll try n get a pic posted. It’s a really hard wood… lotsa trips to the grinder when turning. :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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